Podcast: Episode 42 – Pricing, Saying No, and the Image of Freelancing

Podcast: Episode 42 – Pricing, Saying No, and the Image of Freelancing

In this week's episode, we cover 3 key topics that affect all freelancers. It's all part of a new weekly…
Podcast: Episode 41 –  Why Freelancers Are Key to ContentCal’s Success, with Andy Lambert

Podcast: Episode 41 – Why Freelancers Are Key to ContentCal’s Success, with Andy Lambert

Freelancing does have an image problem. This is why, across the Freelance Heroes community, we like to play our part…
Podcast: Episode 40 – Solo: How to Work Alone (and Not Lose Your Mind) – with Rebecca Seal

Podcast: Episode 40 – Solo: How to Work Alone (and Not Lose Your Mind) – with Rebecca Seal

If you have ever worked for a bigger business, you will be aware of the experience of immediately slotting into…
Podcast: Episode 39 – The Legal Side of Freelancing

Podcast: Episode 39 – The Legal Side of Freelancing

"If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers" - Charles Dickens In the latest Freelance Heroes…
Podcast: Episode 38 – The Relentlessly Helpful Guide to Linkedin

Podcast: Episode 38 – The Relentlessly Helpful Guide to Linkedin

“The lesson I’ve learnt from my time in going deep on Linkedin is that being the same shape everywhere doesn’t…
Podcast: Episode 37 – Managing Mental Health as a Freelancer

Podcast: Episode 37 – Managing Mental Health as a Freelancer

  The results of a report, to be published by Leapers, states that "64% of freelancers state that stress, anxiety,…
Podcast: Episode 36 – Freelance Positivity for 2021

Podcast: Episode 36 – Freelance Positivity for 2021

“There are far, far better things ahead than anything we leave behind” – C. S. Lewis How positive are you…
Podcast: Episode 35 – Just Ask

Podcast: Episode 35 – Just Ask

Don't be afraid to ask questions. Don't be afraid to ask for help when you need it. I do that…
Podcast: Episode 34 – Telling Your Freelance Story During a Pandemic

Podcast: Episode 34 – Telling Your Freelance Story During a Pandemic

This week’s guest, Helen Deakin, recently wrote a blog post for Freelance Heroes entitled “Telling Your Freelance Story During Coronavirus”…
Podcast: Episode 33 – Songwriting in the Rain: The Impact of 2020 on a Freelance Singer-Songwriter

Podcast: Episode 33 – Songwriting in the Rain: The Impact of 2020 on a Freelance Singer-Songwriter

  2020 has affected freelancers in so many different ways and in this week's episode, we focus on the musical…
Podcast: EPISODE 32 – A FREELANCE CHRISTMAS PARTY

Podcast: EPISODE 32 – A FREELANCE CHRISTMAS PARTY

This time of year can be a lonely one when you’re a freelancer, with no office parties to attend. Highlighted,…
Podcast: Episode 31 – The Personality of Freelancing with Dave Harland

Podcast: Episode 31 – The Personality of Freelancing with Dave Harland

Seth Godin once wrote that “people do not buy goods and services. They buy relations, stories, and magic.” Mark Schaefer…
Podcast: Episode 30 – A Podcast About Podcasting with Charles Commins

Podcast: Episode 30 – A Podcast About Podcasting with Charles Commins

"Podcast listenership in the United Kingdom (UK) has been increasing year-on-year, reaching an estimated 15.6 million listeners in 2020. As…
Podcast: Episode 29 – Relocation, Relocation, Relocation, with Jenny Stallard

Podcast: Episode 29 – Relocation, Relocation, Relocation, with Jenny Stallard

  Winston Churchill once wrote, “To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.” In recent years,…
Podcast: Episode 28 – Why Asking for Help is a Sign of Strength with Lisa Gust

Podcast: Episode 28 – Why Asking for Help is a Sign of Strength with Lisa Gust

In November this year, Lisa Gust, a Manchester-based freelance translator, copywriter, and teacher of German as a foreign language, wrote…
Podcast: Episode 27 – The Strength of a Freelance Community

Podcast: Episode 27 – The Strength of a Freelance Community

Being part of any community takes time and commitment. Like a physical networking event, you cannot just walk in and…
Podcast: Episode 26 – Understanding Marketing for Freelancers with Georgina Lewindon

Podcast: Episode 26 – Understanding Marketing for Freelancers with Georgina Lewindon

Marketing is a topic that comes up frequently in the Freelance Heroes community, so it's a surprise that we've left…
Podcast: Episode 25 – Survival Skills for Freelancers with Sarah Townsend

Podcast: Episode 25 – Survival Skills for Freelancers with Sarah Townsend

Sarah Townsend is a Freelance Marketing Copywriter and Editor, who set up her business in 1999. In June 2020, she…